Special Admission Program
Free General Admission for Military Families
The Virginia Discovery Museum is proud to be a Blue Star Museum from May 18 through Sept. 2, 2019! This national program offers free, all-day general admission to the Museum during the summer for active-duty military personnel – including National Guard, Reserve, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, and NOAA Commissioned Corps – and up to five family members. VDM also extends this program benefit to military retirees and veterans. Eligible visitors must present a valid Common Access Card, DD Form 1173 or 1173-1 ID card, DD Form 2 ID card, DD Form 2765 ID card, or a veteran ID card to participate. Thank you for your service!
Photo Policy: By visiting the Museum, you grant permission for any photographs of you and your dependents to be used for educational and promotional purposes. If you do not consent and wish to opt out, please inquire at the front desk or call (434) 977-1025.
Support Us: VDM is a nonprofit resource. With your help, we can continue to provide accessible, high-quality opportunities for discovery in a fun, safe, and educational environment. More